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Michaeliskirche (St. Michaelis) Lueneburg

Auf dem Michaeliskloster 2b, 21335, Luneburg, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Go for the organ

The reason to go is the organ which is gorgeous. The rest of the cathedral is very nice but... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
5Psi
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Centreville, Virginia
In the heart of the old town

A beautiful church surrounded by the medieval houses of Lueneburg`s Old Town. Beautiful timbered... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
chhristian
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Hamburg, Deutschland
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Auf dem Michaeliskloster 2b, 21335, Luneburg, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

The reason to go is the organ which is gorgeous. The rest of the cathedral is very nice but nothing spectacular. As with most places in Luneburg, the guy working the gift shop spoke no English so I had to figure out for myself that...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

A beautiful church surrounded by the medieval houses of Lueneburg`s Old Town. Beautiful timbered houses worth to visit especially in Wintertime when Lueneburgs cosiest Historic Christmas Market is opening in early December. The church itself is illuminated and open for a visit. Take a look...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

The whole inside but the ceiling of this brick gothic church is painted in pink. Several pillars are slenting due to the excavation of salt, which once made the wealth of the city. No fear: everything has been secured. Very nice altarpiece: a painting depicting...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

This church is very big, but beautifully decorated. There is an impressive organ on the upper floor. Quick visit but worth the time.

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Reviewed 20 October 2015

As salt mines made the riches of Lüneburg, its extraction also lead to the soil to subside in some parts of town. The effects of such can clearly be seen at Michaelskirche, once the church of a powerful Beneditan Abbey, in which some columns can...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2015

This Church is a very interesting stop in a lovely place . Luneburg was once a rich medieval salt trading centre . Much of its attraction lies in how well the town has preserved and restored its buildings . Whilst very definitely on the tourist...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2015

This church is a really well maintained medieval church and worth a trip. More impressive though still when timed with a service or an organ concert; it is then when the might of the church comes fully to bear. This place is worth exploring inside...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2013

Close to the city center and also to a good parking area is the church situated. The building is well re-build and has nice coloured windows and an impressive stil.

1  Thank CarolaHinz
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Reviewed 20 July 2013

We loved visiting this church. The inside is beautiful and jam packed with amazing art. Definitely worth your time to visit if you're in the area.

Thank Rosie S
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